|Quilts, economical and practical (Volume 1942) - United States. Department of Agriculture. Press Service|
|Tips on quilt making (Volume 1942) - United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service|
Keywords: Quilting; Quilting
|Johnny-up and Johnny-down - Hunt, Mabel Leigh, 1892-1971|
Keywords: Quakers; Cousins; Quilting; Grandparents
|Comforts and counterpanes (Volume 1927) - United States. Department of Agriculture. Radio Service|
Keywords: Quilting; Pillows; Blankets; Bedding
|Quilts Their Story and How to Make Them - Webster, Marie D. (Marie Daugherty), 1859-1956|
Book from Project Gutenberg: Quilts Their Story and How to Make Them Library of Congress Classifications: NK, TT
Keywords: Coverlets; Quilting; Quilts
|ICH Update 019 - October 2010 - Dale Gilbert Jarvis|
In this very hot edition of the Intangible Cultural Heritage Update, the Heritage Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador launches its second annual Folklife Festival. This year, the festival is called The Festival On Fire, and celebrates fire and fire-related traditions including the annual November 5th Bonfire Night Celebrations. The Update also features a review of the 2010 Doors Open program, notes from a folklore researcher on textile traditions on the Great Northern Peninsula, and communit...
Keywords: bonfire night; newfoundland; intangible cultural heritage; guy fawkes; quilting; knitting; fire; festivals; culture
|Quality and Quirky for Quilters: Fashion Eyeglass Accessories - Eyeglass Holders|
Quilting is one of the most popular hobbies of all time. For millennia, women (and some men), have been piecing together patches of cloth to make blankets, know as quilts, that are often passed down through the generations of a single family.
Keywords: eyeglass chains; eyeglass necklace; quilting; hobby; women; family; quilts; blankets; eyeglass
|The Quilter Who Went To Hell - Rob Hunter|
Libby Pease is my favorite person out of all of Willipaq County—an evocation of the usually broke and always hopeful denizens of, perhaps, just perhaps, Washington County, Maine—living free and wild in their very own Yoknapatawpha. In Maine, Hell is a destination resort, with slots and blackjack just over the next hill, but never next door. Libby’s interlocutors, even as Doctor Who’s companions, had to start somewhere...
Keywords: Quilting; Libby the Quilter; Fantasy; Slipstream; Magical Realism; Maine; Spirit world
|New Sample Book of Our Artistic Perforated Parchment Stamping Patterns - J. F. Ingalls|
the new sample book of our artistic perforated parchment stamping patterns is a catalog of designs for embroidery published by J. F. Ingalls 29 Munroe street Lynn Mass. U.S.A. circa 1886
Keywords: perforated; stamping; Embroidery; quilting; catalog; J. Fred Ingalls; John Frederick Ingalls; Kate Greenaway; needlework; sewing; textile; design; pattern; 1886; J. F. Ingalls
|Attic dust and treasures - Blanche Evans Hazard|
Cornell Reading-Courses, vol.III, no.61, Rural Life Series no.7. Discusses antiques and heirlooms having a value to history which may be at risk due to large scale "spring cleaning" efforts. Readers are encouraged to cast a critical eye on older materials and evaluate them properly before discarding. Many important objects discovered in attics are described along with some historical context. Much of the text concerns colonial New York and Dutch New York...
Keywords: NY; New York State; History; Colonial New York; Dutch New York; New Amsterdam; Quilting; Quilting Bee; Incorporated Congregational Society; Middle Town; Walkill; Orange County; Riedesel; Doll; Sampler; Slavery; Stagecoach; Antique; Almshouse; Poormaster; Uniforms; Samuel Dodge; Revolutionary War; American War of Independence; Loyalists; Tea Set; Tea Service; Artifacts; Education; CCE; American History; Heirlooms; Preservation; Historic; Ephemera; Document
|BBC Research and Development Report Number 1964-62|
R&D Report 1964-62 : Acoustic characteristics of Maida Vale Studio 1. C.L.S. Gilford, D.K. Jones This report sketches the history of Maida Vale 1 studio from the time of acquisition by the Corporation. The major difficulty with this studio is the dip in the reverberation characteristic centred at 130 c/s which is shown to be due to vibration of the ceiling and which could be reduced by stiffening the structure...
Keywords: reverberation; ceiling; studio; frequency; stiffening; vibration; maida; absorption; woodwind; curve; reverberation curves; cabots quilting; maida vale; reverberation time; vale studio; upper surface; sound pressure; low frequency; reverberation curve; wood block